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Overview of verb immerse

The verb immerse has 4 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (1) immerse, plunge

(thrust or throw into; "Immerse yourself in hot water")

2. (1) steep, immerse, engulf, plunge, engross, absorb, soak up

(devote (oneself) fully to; "He immersed himself into his studies")

3. immerse, swallow, swallow up, bury, eat up

(enclose or envelop completely, as if by swallowing; "The huge waves swallowed the small boat and it sank shortly thereafter")

4. plunge, immerse

(cause to be immersed; "The professor plunged his students into the study of the Italian text")

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